Bartle Hall, Kansas City Convention Center
March 14-16, 2014
Planet Comicon, Kansas City is the largest comic book/pop culture convention in the area. We have an outstanding line-up of confirmed media guests and creator guests. The list will grow as the convention approaches.
Promoter: Planet Comicon, Kansas City is presented by Planet Promotions, P.O. Box 25095, Overland Park, Kansas, 66225. For information, please contact Chris Jackson at Planet Promotions.
Location: Planet Comicon 2014 will be held at Bartle Hall, Kansas City Convention Center, 301 West 13th Street, Kansas City, Missouri 64105 (816) 513-5000. This is located in downtown Kansas City, Missouri. Planet Comicon, Kansas City will occupy Halls D & E of the Bartle Hall, as well as nearby Ballroom space. Please note that in 2014 Planet Comicon will be a 3-day show.
- Friday, March 14, 2014 Noon – 7 PM
- Saturday, March 15, 2014 10:00 AM – 7 PM
- Sunday, March 16, 2014 10:00 AM – 5 PM
Advance ticket holders may be admitted up to ½ hour early on Friday and Saturday only.
- Thursday, March 13, 2014 10:00 AM (Approximate) – 8 PM
- Friday, March 14, 2014 7:00 AM – 9:30 AM
- Saturday, March 15, 2014 8:30 AM – 9:30 AM
We recommend Thursday set-up! No one will be allowed into the Exhibit hall during set-up and tear-down periods without an Exhibitor badge or a Professional badge. As the show approaches, we will send out detailed information to all vendors and creators with specific information on where to go and what to expect with set-up. Note that all hours are subject to change. We will notify dealers of updates to this schedule.
Tear-down: Sunday, March 16, 2014 5:00 PM – 11:00 PM
Note that all hours are subject to change. We will notify dealers of updates to this schedule.
Hotels: The official convention hotel is the Kansas City Marriott Downtown, 200 W 12th St, Kansas City, MO 64105 (816)421-6800. There is information here to make reservations at this hotel at a preferred convention rate. We suggest reservations be made early. Availability is limited at the convention rate. The area is serviced by many other hotels, as well. We will list some additional options on the hotels page.
There are also many restaurants and other activities in the area, including all of the amenities offered in the Power and Light District.
Terms and Conditions: Bartle Hall and the Promoter have a number of terms and conditions. These will be posted to the website and a list provided to all exhibitors.
Questions: For any additional information, please contact Chris Jackson at 913-345-1069 or firstname.lastname@example.org. Thank you and we look forward to seeing you in Kansas City in March 2014.
List of Exhibitors
Here are some of the dealers who will be exhibiting at Planet Comicon!
Amanda Lynn ChainMaille Creations
Arts Institute of Kansas City
Atomic Bombshells, Inc
Bean Pot Toiz
Big City Comix
Captain Jack Comics
C & R Cards & Collectibles
Comic Book College
Coopers Cave Games
Dragon Alley Jewelry
First Aid Comics
Gifts & Blessings
Game Maker Industries
Janesko Fine Art
Jay’s CDs & Hobby
Kansas City Soap Box Derby
Kansas City ZombieWalk
Leroy Harper Comics
Main Street Music
Mayhem Comics & Games
Monkey Minion Press
Outer Rim Toys
Reading Fan Girl & the Costume Wrangler